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Vivitar DVR508

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Vivitar DVR508

£35.30
£26.00 £9.00 cheaper than 42 days ago
Vivitar DVR508
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A good spec and spectacularly cheap 1x optical zoom 1280 x 720 pixels resolution video camera
1x 1280 X 720 Pixels 8.1MP 281g Jul 2013
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DVR 508NHD Black Full-HD Digital Camcorder
£26.00
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CAMCORDER, FULL HD, 8.1MP, DVR508NHD, BL DVR508NHD-BLU By VIVITAR
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Vivitar DVR508 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Vivitar DVR508 number 98 in best selling camcorders and number 112 across all camcorders.
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Value for Money
Excellent
69
Features
Good Features
61
Age
4 Years Old
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. HP camcorders also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an image stabilizer
3264 x 2448 still image resolution
Smaller than average optical zoom
Only 1280 x 720 pixels resolution

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £35.30 to £26 in the last 42 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 61% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Vivitar DVR508 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Poor Brand

Camcorders manufactured by Vivitar have poor ratings on average compared to other brands.

Value For Money

Spectacularly Good Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old but at £26.00 it is in the cheapest 1% of video cameras.

Price Has Gone Down by £9 (26%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Vivitar DVR508 and the United Kingdom price of £26.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $29.99 (£41.35).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Vivitar camcorder has been on the market since July 2013.

Features

Average Total Megapixels

The Vivitar DVR508's total megapixels of 8.1MP is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 61% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Vivitar DVR508's weight of 281g is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 42% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Vivitar DVR508 of only 1x is very small compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 97% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Resolution

The highest maximum video resolution of the Vivitar DVR508 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower maximum video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camcorder, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all camcorders is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Vivitar DVR508 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of video cameras.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

Across all the camcorders the digital zooms range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The digital zoom of the Vivitar DVR508 of only 4x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 6% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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3264 X 2448 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Vivitar DVR508 is 3264 x 2448. That's over three times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080. Across all camcorders the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 4912 x 3680 (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Camcorders have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The Vivitar DVR508's display diagonal of only 1.8" is very small compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 4% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The Vivitar DVR508 has a continuous shooting mode, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not have a continuous shooting mode.

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Features Auto Focus

The Vivitar DVR508 features auto focus, unlike 89% of camcorders which do not feature auto focus.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Vivitar DVR508 has a self-timer, unlike 92% of camcorders which do not have a self-timer.

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Not Full HD

The Vivitar DVR508 is not Full HD. 70% of camcorders do are Full HD.

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Features Photo Mode

The Vivitar DVR508 features photo mode, unlike 80% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.

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Not Waterproof

The Vivitar DVR508 is not waterproof. 91% of video cameras are also not waterproof.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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